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Black Locust
Robinia pseudoacacia
Black locust is one of the toughest and most durable hardwoods growing in this country. The branches have sharp spines in pairs. The sweet, fragrant white flowers attract bees. It is very tolerant to shade.

Natural distribution in South Carolina


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